Ikea kitchen
mryellow
March 29, 2013 in Design Dilemma
Any advice on Ikea kitchens?
What's their quality like?
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
kristadbr
We just installed one (my husband built it and installed it with a friend) and we love it! Great quality, affordable, and they were helpful in assisting us with tweaking our design.
March 29, 2013 at 12:07pm     
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
ASVInteriors
Recently IKEA have actively upped their game in Kitchen design. They are attending home shows, they have guarantees/warranties for up to 25 years. I have done actual comparisons in shows between their boxes and draws with top end designers and found them to be probably 20% less good - which is still pretty good. They have a range of designs and are versatile. In Europe they have launched their own appliances (rather than sub-contract to other companies). Not sure of that but because I don't have experience. Faucets are good - but check they are coated brass base; and sinks are good (but stick with porcelain and ceramics rather than the resin mixes)
Finally, if you can, IKEA will come and install the kitchen for you - which is not cheap, but saves you so much hassle and if something goes wrong, they take it back and deal with it.
March 29, 2013 at 1:33pm     
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
K B
@kristadbr--what material is your countertop? Very pretty.
March 29, 2013 at 7:30pm   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
kristadbr
Thank you! It's quartz, the colour I believe is called blizzard white.
March 29, 2013 at 7:32pm   
Thank you for reporting this. Undo
PRO
Sargent Appliance
In the U.S. Ikea is using Whirlpool Corporation to manufacture their appliances. And your kitchen looks lovely!
April 1, 2013 at 11:49am   
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Please help completing my great room
It is a very bare space at the moment as I have focused...
Need help picking out wood floors and cabinets
I am building a new house and am going for a rustic...
Help with master bedroom style!
We are getting ready to paint our bedroom and need...
Quest for the right mirrored nightstands
I've posted before about finding the right nighstands...
HELP! 50 shades of gray paint dilemma!
We are refinishing our basement family room. I used...
© 2014 Houzz Inc.
Houzz® The new way to design your home™